Sheboygan, Wis. – AeroMetric hired James R. Murray, as vice president of business development, leading AeroMetric's energy infrastructure solutions team. Murray brings over 30 years of experience to the position, including the development and execution of strategic planning and sales for energy markets.

Marvin Miller, AeroMetric's senior vice president for business development said, “Jim Murray is an outstanding addition to our team. He has a strong track record of successfully creating new imaging and airborne geospatial business, and is a team builder with Fortune 500 account management skills. We value his consultative management style, and we know that AeroMetric’s clients will gain from his ability to assess their project needs and provide outstanding solutions.”

Murray was most recently vice president of the oil and gas division at Pictometry in New York. In this role he was responsible for a start-up geospatial imaging venture to build an entirely new source of revenue for his company. He pioneered the use of cross platform technology to develop new and effective remote sensing techniques, and completed four major energy corridor projects, including the largest in North America. In addition, he was Pictometry’s director of commercial new business development, enabling his team to achieve record sales for the company.

He was also the chief marketing officer for Sapphire Imaging in New York, where he was responsible for strategic and tactical brand development, and international sales of a diverse array of imaging products. His accomplishments included delivering double digit growth in a mature industry.

At the Tiffen Company in New York, he was vice president of marketing. He was also director of marketing of the consumer imaging division for the Eastman Kodak Company in New York and Georgia, managing imaging sales worldwide.

Murray said, "I am pleased to join the AeroMetric team with the opportunity to leverage the company’s outstanding geospatial capabilities in the energy and infrastructure market. Aerometric’s track record of client-focused geospatial solutions is on point to the needs of a broad range of energy clients. I look forward to contributing to AeroMetric's success.” 

Reach Murray at jmurray@aerometric.com.